"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more
To find some answers Tim Machan explores the language's present and past, and looks ahead to its futures among the one and a half billion people who speak it. His search is fascinating and important, for definitions of English have influenced education and law in many countries and helped shape the identities of those who live in them.
This volume provides a new perspective on the evolution of the special language of medicine, based on the electronic corpus of Early Modern English Medical Texts, containing over two million words of medical writing from 1500 to 1700.
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Advances in Language and Literary Studies
Advances in Language and Literary Studies (ALLS) Vol. 4, No. 2 ISSN: 2203-4714
Advances in Language and Literary Studies (ALLS) is a peer-reviewed journal established in Australia. ALLS is published for free on the World Wide Web, at no cost to either authors or readers. Authors are encouraged to submit original unpublished works. All submitted papers are considered subject to the understanding that they have not been published and are not being considered for publication elsewhere. To be publishable, papers must treat new research, be well written, and be of interest to a significant segment of the science community. The scopes of the journal include, but not limited to, such areas as English language, Linguistics, and literary studies. The journal is published bimonthly in both online and printed versions.
About ALLS: Country of Publication: Australia Publisher: Australian International Academic Centre PTY.LTD. POD: LuLu Press Inc. Language: English [US/UK] Frequency: Bimonthly Publication Dates: |February|April|June|August|October|December| ISSN: 2203-4714 ISBN: 978-1-291-71811-9 DOI: 10.7575/aiac.alls Format: Online & Print Scope: English Language, Linguistics & Literary Studies [http://www.journals.aiac.org.au/index.php/alls/about/editorialPolicies#focusAndScope] Open Access: Yes Indexed: Yes [http://www.journals.aiac.org.au/index.php/alls/about/editorialPolicies#custom-0] Policy: Peer-reviewd Paper Acceptance Rate: 35% Method of Submission: Email / Online Submission E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The ALLS publishes original papers, review papers, conceptual framework, analytical and simulation models, case studies, empirical research, technical notes, and book reviews. IJALEL is inviting papers for the upcoming issues and it is scheduled to be published in February | April | June | August | October | December. The deadline for submission is open.
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For more information, visit the official website of the journal: www.alls.aiac.org.au